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HTC Desire 610

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Posted: 24 Feb 2014
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon, AT&T

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Design
Device typeSmart phone  
OSAndroid (4.4), Sense UI  
Dimensions5.63 x 2.78 x 0.38 inches (143.1 x 70.5 x 9.6 mm)  
Weight5.06 oz (144 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
  
ColorsBlack, Green, Blue, Red, White  
Display
Physical size4.7 inches  
Resolution480 x 854 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

208 ppi  
Screen-to-body ratio60.28 %  
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor  
Camera
Camera8 megapixels  
FlashLED  
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

F2.4  
Hardware FeaturesAutofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)  
Software FeaturesDigital zoom, Geo tagging  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)  
Front-facing camera1.3 megapixels  
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400  
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Quad-core, 1200 MHz  
Graphics processorAdreno 305  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

1 GB RAM  
Built-in storage8 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 128 GB  
Battery
Capacity2040 mAh  
Talk time (3G)15.80 hours
the average is 16 h (954 min)
  
Stand-by time (3G)27.1 days (650 hours)
the average is 22 days (524 h)
  
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Multimedia
MirroringDLNA  
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakers  
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS850, 900, 2100 MHz  
FDD LTE800 (band 20), 900 (band 8), 1800 (band 3), 2600 (band 7) MHz  
DataLTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA  
Nano SIMYes  
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer  
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording  
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.0  
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n  
USBUSB 2.0  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesMass storage device, USB charging  
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass  
NavigationYes  
OtherTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync  
Availability
Officially announced24 Feb 2014  
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval

FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

   
Date approved

Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

09 Apr 2014  
FCC ID value: NM80P9O200 link  
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

   
Head0.51 W/kg  
Body1.16 W/kg  
Product Specific Use1.16 W/kg  
Simultaneous Transmission1.19 W/kg  

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